Title
Year
Description
Words
2008 By Steve Cloutier - Growing up with Leroy Shield's music and discovering his birthplace was... here.
1042
Tombs of Unknown Composers 2007 By Mark N. Grant - A call to examine overlooked excellence.
600
2000 By Piet Schreuders - Lost tunes from this Laurel & Hardy full-length feature film can now be heard.
2643
1999 By Piet Schreuders - An article on Shield's role in the early development film music.
2314
1999 A key year in the development of film music at Hal Roach Studios.
392
1998 Artist, Robert Crumb, speaks about finally discovering the composer of his "favorite music of all time".
385
1998 By Piet Schreuders - An interview with Mahlon Dolman of Portland, Oregon.
1694
1915
to
1962
The Shields family moved to Belle Plaine, Iowa in 1907. Here are 13 articles from The Belle Plaine Union published between 1915 & 1962.
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Famous Voices Help the Milk Fund 1955 Fund raising broadcast for The Free Milk Fund For Babies founded by Mrs. Randolph Hearst
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Roy Shield's Transitions For Radio 1946 Shield published this collection of compositions adaptable for dramatic situations which might occur in radio programs.
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On Broadway... A Man Talking To Himself 1942 By Walter Winchell
53
1941 By Roy Shield
430
1939 A Chicago Daily Tribune review of a summer concert directed by Leroy Shield
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1939 A review from Orchestra World
99
1936 A rare glimpse into Leroy Shield's personality. From The Climalene News, Canton, Ohio, February,
624
1931 Variety article w/ photo - Dec. 29, 1931
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1931 unknown source
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1931 An odd article from Variety - Nov. 24, 1931
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1930 New Yorker article
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1918 1919
Leroy Shields was stationed at Fort Des Moines during WWI and served as the regiment's band conductor. Here are 16 articles that appeared in the Fort Des Moines Post.
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